repeating

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

repeating

  1. Present participle of repeat.

Adjective[edit]

repeating (comparative more repeating, superlative most repeating)

  1. That repeats; repetitive.
  2. Of a firearm: capable of firing multiple times without needing recharging.
  3. (mathematics) Of a decimal: recurring.

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Noun[edit]

repeating (plural repeatings)

  1. repetition
    • 1779, Edward Capell, ‎John Collins, Notes and various readings to Shakespeare
      What the moderns could mean by their suppression of the final couplet's repeatings, cannot be conceiv'd []